Norwegian and Japanese as Minority Language
In Norwegian and Japanese speaking countries you will get the countries which have Norwegian and Japanese as minority language. The language which is spoken by minority of population in the country is called as minority language.
- Norwegian as minority language: Nynorsk.
- Japanese as minority language: Palau.
If you want to compare Norwegian and Japanese dialects, then you can go to Norwegian vs Japanese Dialects. Some of the official languages are also considered as minority languages.
Norwegian and Japanese Regulators
Norwegian and Japanese speaking countries provide you Norwegian and Japanese regulators which are the official organizations that regulate them. Norwegian Language Council regulates Norwegian language.Japanese is regulated by Agency for Cultural Affairs (文化庁) at the Ministry of Education. Also get to learn, Norwegian and Japanese Language History.
Norwegian and Japanese Continents
Thinking about Norwegian and Japanese continents in which Norwegian and Japanese speaking countries are present. Check out more information on Norwegian and Japanese. Most of the Norwegian speaking countries lie in Europe, South America. While Japanese speaking countries lie in Asia, Pacific. Continentwise, most of the languages belong to Asian Languages and African Languages. It's always fun to know about interesting facts of any language, so lets discuss about unknown facts of Norwegian and Japanese languages:
Norwegian Interesting Facts:
- Bergen is one of the Norwegian dialect which has only two genders: common and neuter.
- Since Norwegian language uses pitch accents, it has musical quality and are sometimes employed to distinguish the meanings of homonyms.
Japanese Interesting Facts:
- In Japanese Language, there are 4 different ways to address people: kun, chan, san and sama.
- There are many words in Japanese language which end with vowel letter, which determines the structure and rhythm of Japanese.
The Norwegian language was derived from Not Available and is similar to Swedish and Danish Languages whereas Norwegian language is similar to Korean Language and derived from Not Available.